Prescribed Burning in October
Fire crews plan to implement a prescribed burn on approximately 180 acres of monument land starting the week of October 13. This alert banner will be used to communicate whether or not burning is taking place on any given day. More »
Snowshoeing and Cross-Country Skiing
Please call for more details or for current conditions, call the Monument at 748-3253.
The Monument does not have any equipment available, so please bring your own snowshoes or cross-country skis.
Did You Know?
Although there are few known palm fronds from Florissant fossil beds, microscopic palm pollen has also been discovered. Palms are indicators of climate and suggest that the Eocene mean annual temperature was no less than 50°F.